NEWARK, Ohio (WCMH) — Firefighters rescued a woman from a large house fire in Newark Friday morning.
At about 6:30 a.m., Newark firefighters responded to a fire on the 300 block of Mt. Vernon Road. One woman was taken to a hospital in stable condition, according to a fire department Facebook post. Firefighters and mutual aid crews stopped the flames from jumping to other buildings.
Photos from the scene show smoke billowing from blown-out windows and the two-story yellow house charred nearly black.